Hiker Found 7.31.2019

A 46-year-old hiker from Santa Barbara failed to finish a 40-mile hike in the Los Padres national forest. Wesley Welch was scheduled to finish the hike on Sunday, but he and his dog never returned. Fortunately, Welch had given his family a route plan and along the way he signed trail registers, which aided the…

Power Shortages 7.31.2019

Public Safety, Power Shut off. Most people in the north county concerned and confused by PG and E’s plan to shut off power if weather conditions become dangerous for remote power lines. Eric Daniels of PG and E says he can’t predict how long the power outages could be. Daniels telling the Paso Robles city…

Kirk Creek Fire 7.31.2019

Another fire is burning in Big Sur near the Kirk Creek campground. The fire has burned about 50 acres. Nacimiento-Ferguson road has been closed at Fort Hunter Liggett and highway one while crews fight that blaze. The fire was reported early Tuesday. The cause is under investigation.

Frank Davis and Bubble Fun 7.31.2019

A Paso Robles man hopes to be able to finally leave the grounds of the Garlic Festival this morning. Frank Davis operates Bubble Fun Bounce House. Shortly after the 19-year-old started shooting, the suspect was shot and killed by responding officers. Davis says next year he plans to go back to the Garlic Festival. He…

Jaime Umphenour, host

Sound Off – Tue 07/30/2019

Jaime Umphenour is the host of “Sound-Off”, the longest running talk show on the Central Coast. She brings to the show an eclectic range of guests from Authors to Artists, business owners to politicians, and everyone in between. Tune in to Sound Off every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.     Today’s guests: *Lawrence Guittard &…

North County Weather 7.30.2019

Sunny today, highs in the mid 90’s. WNW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tonight, clear with lows in the low 50’s. WNW winds 10-20 miles per hour. Tomorrow, sunny with highs in the mid 80’s. WSW winds 10-20 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for mostly sunny weather through the weekend. High temperatures dropping…

Shark Week 7.30.2019

This is shark week on the central coast. The Discovery channel designated it shark week. Local educators picked up on it. Lots of events related to shark activity at the Central Coast Aquarium in Avila Beach this week. There will be educational activities at the Central Coast Aquarium all week to educate you about sharks…

Chief Cantrell 7.30.2019

After an internet news source accused San Luis Obispo police chief of lying about the missing handgun, the chief speaks out. Chief Deanna Cantrell says she inadvertently left her weapon, a Glock 42, in an El Pollo Loco bathroom on Los Osos Valley road on July 10th. She describes what she did in the first…

Wilder Blue Charges 7.30.2019

Felony charges have been filed against a northern California man in connection with a car crash in Paso Robles. 32-year-old Wilder Blue Barela faces charges of vehicular manslaughter without gross negligence and DUI with injury and personal infliction. He was arrested following the crash July 13th on Union road. A passenger from Los Altos was…